BRANDT Announces Distribution Partnership with SiteOne Landscape Supply
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois (August 25, 2017) – BRANDT, a leading manufacturer of specialty products for the turf, agriculture and lawn and garden markets has signed a distribution agreement with SiteOne landscape supply. With this agreement, all BRANDT and BRANDT iHammer turf and ornamental products are now available through all SiteOne locations.
Formerly known as John Deere Landscapes, Site One is the largest landscape supply distributor in North America and currently has over 450 branches serving the landscape, nursery, golf and sports turf markets. This is BRANDT’s first national distribution agreement that covers the US and Canada, which will significantly expand the reach of BRANDT products in new geographies.
“We are very excited to partner with SiteOne,” said John Guglielmi, National Sales Director for BRANDT Specialty Formulations. “It is an excellent fit for both companies and we look forward to introducing BRANDT and BRANDT iHammer technologies to new customers throughout the US and Canada.”
BRANDT product offerings include several proprietary nutrition products, such as BRANDT Manni-Plex®, the company’s top selling foliar nutrient line, as well as greens grade fertilizers, adjuvants, biopesticides, pond dyes, colorants and water treatment products. BRANDT iHammer product offerings include additional proprietary foliar nutrient products that enhance plant energy production and enhance turf and ornamental quality.
A leading agricultural company, BRANDT consists of three divisions—Specialty Formulations, Retail Agronomy and Dealer Support—serving growers around the globe. Founded in 1953 by Glen Brandt and his sister Evelyn Brandt Thomas to help Illinois farmers adopt new and profitable technologies, the company has experienced aggressive growth under the leadership of President and CEO Rick Brandt. Innovation, technology and strong customer service are a few of the core beliefs that drive BRANDT today. BRANDT’s focus is providing the products and services that give growers the best opportunity for maximum return while building a stronger, healthier and more abundant food supply.